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Houtou Fudou, Higashikoiji

2458 Funatsu Higashikoiji, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0301, Yamanashi Prefecture
+81 555-72-8511
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good49%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“noodles” (20 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
“hotpot” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2458 Funatsu Higashikoiji, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0301, Yamanashi Prefecture
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

having noodle in such a sculptural building is a very exciting experience. Soup of the noodle is delicious. they also offer horse sashimi which we didn't try.

Thank ella w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to eat a soup. Well thats the main dish you can have here and its vegetarian. But it is huge and very rich you will be full for sure. Expect big queues at busy times but they deal with efficient and quick...More

Thank gjanzso
Reviewed October 15, 2017 via mobile

Had lunch on a cold rainy day. Perfect! Went for the speciality dish of noodles, so tasty. Massive portions, could have shared a bowl. Probably the best noodles we sampled in trip

Thank cime de carrot
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Uniques taste. Takes a while to get used to it. Super huge bowl so unless you are a large eater, you may wish to share:) Nice , good and ambience.

Thank harleyboy88
Reviewed September 8, 2017

I read reviews that Houtou noodles were a specialty within the Fuji five lakes area. This did not disappoint! Home made noodles in a huge pot served with vegetables, delicious! The broth is thick in style and very tasty 😋 the addition of the spices...More

Thank amanda_9187
Reviewed August 17, 2017

The building is very pretty but because of its materials noises echo and it's quite noisy inside. Visitors are mainly Japanese. Main manu is "Hoh toh," a traditional dish of the area, 1,080 JPY. It's thick noodles with lots of vegetables, in soup using miso....More

1  Thank Moyuko O
Reviewed April 14, 2017

On the advice from a taxi driver we talked too at the lookout, we drove to HoutouFudou - around 15 to 20 minutes from where we were, to find a huge weird-white dome 'ish thing... From the outside it is a tourist attraction, but once...More

1  Thank Toby L
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Simple dish but taste very good and comforting. The soup is tasty, udon is chewy but interestingly awesome. There is pumpkin makes the soup sweeter Price is okay, definitely will come back someday.

Thank Vivi S
Reviewed December 4, 2016

We ate at the restaurant twice during our stay in Kawaguchiko. The warm noodles in sweet pumpkin broth loaded with lots of vegetables is perfect after a day of sightseeing in the cold weather. The noodles which is served in a hotpot is actually sufficient...More

Thank RubinaGan
Reviewed November 10, 2016

This is the first stop of my day trip to Kawaguchiko. Heard so much about this hoto noodle until I've finally tried it & loved it so much. It's a MUST HAVE here! It's served in a big hot pot, serving is pretty big for...More

Thank msbel2012
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Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2458 Funatsu Higashikoiji, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0301, Yamanashi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Chubu  >  Yamanashi Prefecture  >  Minamitsuru-gun  >  Fujikawaguchiko-machi
  • Phone Number: +81 555-72-8511
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